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Meet Punk Homer And His Deranged Posse

Posted 04.25.2012 | Arts

Joyce Pensato's exhibition "Batman Returns" brings depictions of a familiar cast of characters: Batman, Eric Cartman and Homer Simpson, among others. ...

THROB: Dance Explodes How Hearts Pound

Posted 02.15.2012 | Arts

So often is the heart symbolized as the house of the soul or the vehicle of love, sometimes we forget it is a highly physical, hardworking organ of ou...

A Different Look at the New American Wing Galleries: An Artist's Perspective

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 04.09.2012 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The New American Wing of the Metropolitan Museum of Art is 26 renovated and enlarged galleries, which focus on the themes of freedom, exploration, and expansion that pervaded America during the mid-19th century.

Interview With Matthew Marks On His New LA Space

Posted 01.30.2012 | Arts

Matthew Marks and Ellsworth Kelly are two names that need no introduction. The gallery owner and artist have shared a close relationship ever since th...

Artists And Their Trains: How NYC Was Gentrified

Posted 01.27.2012 | New York

The relationship between artists, subway access and gentrification is well-established. But not until the Observer published an excerpt from a Capita...

LOOK: Illustrator Hopes To Draw All The Buildings In The City

Posted 03.28.2012 | New York

From awesome pizza quests to bizarre masturbation missions, the city is full of ambitious individuals setting out to complete epic endeavors. Rais...

Art, Honey and Explorations

Misha Lyuve | Posted 03.25.2012 | Arts
Misha Lyuve

All the journeys have a secret destination of which the traveler is unaware -- Martin Buber Photo by Rosemarie Padovano, 2006. From Salve series...

Still Life as Landscape : Dawn Clements' New Exhibition at Pierogi's

Anne Couillaud | Posted 03.20.2012 | New York
Anne Couillaud


The New American Wing

AP | By ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 03.17.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Get ready to fall in love all over again – with John Singer Sargent, Winslow Homer, Frederic Edwin Church, Frederic Remington and ot...

"The Core of Painting Is Story": An Interview With Hilary Harkness

David Galenson | Posted 03.10.2012 | Arts
David Galenson


Void Filled: "..." at The Hole

Alexander Adler | Posted 03.06.2012 | New York
Alexander Adler


Saddam's Dishes Seized From U.S. Art Organization

Posted 12.15.2011 | Arts

The art world has seen a surge in cultural patrimony cases in recent months as countries work to build bridges by returning significant works to their...

Manhattan on My Mind

Edward Goldman | Posted 02.14.2012 | Arts
Edward Goldman


Jacobsen's Counter and Culture

Alexander Adler | Posted 02.12.2012 | New York
Alexander Adler


Curate NYC Unveils 150 Winning Works of Art

Anthony Papa | Posted 02.01.2012 | New York
Anthony Papa


Lola's Laundry

Summer Pierre | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Summer Pierre

I realized that I had created something I always dreamed of creating: something that not only made me feel connected to the world, but made others feel connected to it, too.

WATCH: Strange Breathing Sculpture

Posted 11.15.2011 | Arts

This kinetic sculpture by North Korean artist U-Ram Choe renders organic movements with inorganic elements, creating what the artist calls 'anima-mach...

Carsten Höller at the New Museum: Challenging the Senses

Dan Persons | Posted 01.09.2012 | Arts
Dan Persons

Carsten Höller's works have a unique way of cutting through intellectual concerns to provoke pure, emotional responses -- interesting for pieces that present themselves as the products of a fanciful laboratory.

Masters of the Postmodern Universe

J. Michael Welton | Posted 01.04.2012 | New York
J. Michael Welton


PHOTOS: HowNosm's Constructivist Chaos

Posted 12.31.2011 | Arts

Despite the many different styles within the street art/graffiti realm, in one way or another, the subject matter touches upon the universal struggle ...

Frieze Art Fair: Special Projects and Emdash Award (VIDEO)

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 12.28.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke


Take A Ride: 102-Foot Long Slide To Grace The New Museum

Posted 12.24.2011 | New York

With the installation of a 102-foot slide, the New Museum will transform into something of a high-brow amusement park on Wednesday. The slide is a par...

WATCH: Man On Mission To Draw Every Person In New York

Posted 12.18.2011 | Arts

What's one thing all New Yorkers have in common? Sketch artist Jason Polan is out to draw every last one of them. Since 2008, Polan has been creat...

The Transformative Power of Art

Yvahn Martin | Posted 12.19.2011 | Black Voices
Yvahn Martin

Our society is growing and maturing at an exponential rate, yet we are more individually oriented than ever before. Our challenge remains to communicate effectively within an ever-widening community to bring about systemic social change.

PHOTOS: Hot Babes And Mushroom Clouds

Posted 12.11.2011 | Arts

Rebecca Campell's upcoming exhibition "Wolf in Sheep's Clothing," encompasses seemingly disparate subject matters, from enchanting women to nuclear mu...